Today, Ubisoft announced that the first two Assassin’s Creed III downloadable content packs, The Hidden Secrets and The Battle Hardened are now available for download for the Nintendo Wii U through the Nintendo eShop.
• The Hidden Secrets for Assassin’s Creed III adds three extra missions, including the Lost Mayan Ruins, the Ghost of War and a Dangerous Secret, for an additional hour of gameplay, taking gamers from the lost Mayan ruins to the high seas. Every successful mission is rewarded with in-game weapons. Gamers will also receive:
o Two single-player costumes including the fabled Captain of the Aquila uniform and the traditional Colonial Assassin outfit
o Two multiplayer characters including the fearsome Redcoat and the deadly Sharpshooter
• The Battle Hardened pack extends the Assassin’s Creed III multiplayer experience with new playable characters and maps:
o Three multiplayer characters including the influential Governor, the resilient Highlander and the fearsome Coyote Man
o Three multiplayer maps including Charlestown, Fort St-Mathieu and Saint Pierre
These two first DLC packs are already available for Microsoft’s Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC.
The Hidden Secrets DLC is priced at $4.99, and The Battle Hardened is priced at $9.99.
Future Assassin’s Creed III downloadable content will feature “The Tyranny of King Washington,” an all-new single-player campaign told through three episodic content packs that lets gamers experience an alternate history of the events following the American Revolution.